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Wedman Name Meaning

Dutch: unexplained; perhaps an altered form of Weidmann, a habitational name from a place named Weide, from weide ‘meadow’, ‘pasture’ or a topographic name from the same word. Swedish: unexplained.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Widman, Kelman, Gedman, Wenman, Edman, Weeman, Ledman, Wehman, Werman

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Wedman Family Origin

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Wedman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farms

    8%
  • House Painter

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wedman family was House Painter. Farmer, Laborer and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wedman. The most common Wedman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Wedman's were Farmers.

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Wedman Life Expectancy

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